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Foreign Rights

We collaborate with Greene & Heaton (UK) and Curtis Brown (all other territories) in licensing the translation rights to our authors’ books.

Please visit www.greeneheaton.co.uk or http://www.curtisbrown.co.uk/section/translation-rights for more information on rights to ICM/Sagalyn titles.

Film and Television

A number of our titles have been licensed for development as feature films and television projects. We often collaborate with agencies in Los Angeles. Below are a few of the most recent:

“We Own This City”, based on Justin Fenton’s book of the same name, premiers on April 25, 2022 on HBO. The limited series stars Jon Bernthal, Josh Charles, and Jamie Hector.

“Green Zone” (2010), based on Rajiv Chandrasekaran’s book IMPERIAL LIFE IN THE EMERALD CITY was directed by Paul Greengrass and starred Matt Damon, Greg Kinnear, and Amy Adams.

“Body of Lies” (2008), based on the David Ignatius novel of the same name, was directed by Sir Ridley Scott and starring Leo DiCaprio and Russell Crowe. Working again with Creative Artists Agency, ICM/Sagalyn also sold the Ignatius’s novel THE DIRECTOR to Sony Pictures for development by producer Scott Rudin and director Paul Greengrass.

“Syriana” (2005) was based on Robert Baer’s CIA memoir, SEE NO EVIL. George Clooney won an Academy Award for his portrayal of Baer.